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From Sylvain Lebresne <sylv...@datastax.com>
Subject Re: Limitations on secondary indexes
Date Fri, 08 Mar 2013 07:43:52 GMT
Oh, and btw, that's not 2 billion indexed rows per-node, that's 2 billion
rows that have the *same* index value per-node (each index value is a
separate row in the index).


On Fri, Mar 8, 2013 at 8:29 AM, Sylvain Lebresne <sylvain@datastax.com>wrote:

> Not exactly. Each replica only indexes the rows that it is a replica for.
> So there is a limitation currently indeed, but it is of 2 billion indexed
> rows per-node.
>
>
> On Thu, Mar 7, 2013 at 8:05 PM, Edward Sargisson <esarge@pobox.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>> Please correct me if this statement is wrong.
>>
>> Secondary indexes are limited to indexing 2 billion rows - because they
>> turn a row into a column and C* has a limit of 2 billion columns.
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Edward
>>
>
>

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